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Biometric heart monitor and depth mapping for gesture recognition described in Apple patent filings

A biometric monitor for measuring heart health is among several patent filings from Apple to be published recently, Patently Apple reports….


Apple adds facial recognition smart home features and launches biometric digital car keys

Face biometrics are coming to Apple’s HomeKit cameras to identify people tagged in users’ Photos app when they are at…


New patent hints at Face ID for future Apple Watch models

Face ID may be coming to Apple Watch, as the company has been granted a patent for a method of…


Apple patents smart watch band with wrist biometric sensors

The next Apple Watch may come with wrist biometric sensors, after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded Apple 62…


Patent suggests Apple Watch biometric authentication based on veins or other subdermal features

Apple has applied to patent a technology which could be used to secure the Apple Watch with biometric vein authentication….


Apple settles with Valencell in wearable biometric patent infringement suit

Apple and biometric sensor maker Valencell have settled a patent infringement and breach of contract suit related to light-guided sensors…


OPM hack, Apple Watch biometrics patent, behavioral biometrics, analyst reports & more top stories

Here’s a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on this past week. OPM Hack In…


Apple granted patent for new Apple Watch biometric ID system

In the third Apple Watch-related patent filing published in the past month, Apple has filed a new biometrics related patent…


Apple Watch’s sensors fail to work properly on tattooed users

Some users of Apple Watch have reported on YouTube and Reddit that the device does not work properly if you…


Apple drives biometrics in mobile commerce, boosts consumer privacy: report

Recent developments from Apple – Touch ID, mobile payment system Apple Pay, and Apple’s updated privacy policy – have been…

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